Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - living - fashion - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Oct 2014 21:04:02 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Leather Octopus Pirate Eye Patch Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Leather-Octopus-Pirate-Eye-Patch-Mask/
DIY Leather Octopus Pirate Eye Patch Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/0XXG/I1NUEJ35/FE90XXGI1NUEJ35.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/0XXG/I1NUEJ35/FE90XXGI1NUEJ35.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/0XXG/I1NUEJ35/FE90XXGI1NUEJ35.SMALL.jpg rinehartcreations It is a week until Halloween and my son still had not picked his costume. I had to twist his arrrrrrrrrrm but I got him to agreed to be a pirate. My son is quite a character so not just any old eye patch would do.So the octopus eye patch mask was born! Materials All materials can be purchased at...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:34:06 PDT
Starry Eyed Laser Cut Leather Mask (no sew, no tools required) http://www.instructables.com/id/Starry-Eyed-Laser-Cut-Leather-Mask-no-sew/
Starry Eyed Laser Cut Leather Mask (no sew, no tools required) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/2GKP/I1KJK9CR/FB02GKPI1KJK9CR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/2GKP/I1KJK9CR/FB02GKPI1KJK9CR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/2GKP/I1KJK9CR/FB02GKPI1KJK9CR.SMALL.jpg robopanda Not to alarm you, but this ain't your typical leather mask. Inspired by Mardi Gras more than Halloween, this method of creating leather masks by laser cutter will set you free to a whole new world of creation.STARS are in my opinion the easiest shape with which to create complicated, intricate desig...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:16:33 PDT
How To Make a Leather Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Leather-Bag/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:53:51 PDT
Skeleton Shoes made with Laser Cut Stencils http://www.instructables.com/id/Skeleton-Shoes-made-with-Laser-Cut-Stencils/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:34:18 PDT
Zipper Seam Dress for the Ladies http://www.instructables.com/id/Zipper-Seam-Dress-for-the-Ladies/
Zipper Seam Dress for the Ladies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/YCWQ/I1C41AF4/F9KYCWQI1C41AF4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/YCWQ/I1C41AF4/F9KYCWQI1C41AF4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/YCWQ/I1C41AF4/F9KYCWQI1C41AF4.SMALL.jpg XaviOrin This instructable is for a form-fitting, stretch knit dress with zippered seams! Mmmhhh... Zippers...I have seen many different styles of dresses that incorporate zippers, even dresses made completely out of zippers, (and how uncomfy that must be) so I decided I would make a dress for a friend, usin...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:23:37 PDT
Mermaid Tank Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Mermaid-Tank-Top/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 08:58:43 PDT
Pom Pom Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Pom-Pom-Scarf/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 06:13:18 PDT
Rodarte-Style Light Up Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Rodarte-Style-Light-Up-Shoes/
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Tue, 30 Mar 2010 08:36:59 PDT
3 in 1 Zipper Purse, Tool Roll, and BackPack http://www.instructables.com/id/3-in-1-Zipper-Purse-Tool-Roll-and-BackPack/
3 in 1 Zipper Purse, Tool Roll, and BackPack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/WT0S/I15L4SMQ/FVWWT0SI15L4SMQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/WT0S/I15L4SMQ/FVWWT0SI15L4SMQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/WT0S/I15L4SMQ/FVWWT0SI15L4SMQ.SMALL.jpg veryrealperson This project will show you how to make a multi pocket purse with button top clasps that can convert to either a tool roll or a backpack. This project is fun and simple way to make a multipurpose bag with just some basic sewing and quite a few zippers. This project is a variation on http://www.instru...
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 08:31:40 PDT
Zipper Weave Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Zipper-Weave-Bag/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 07:06:42 PDT
Borderlands style T-shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Borderlands-style-T-shirt/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 11:51:40 PDT
Zipper Sweater Transformation http://www.instructables.com/id/Zipper-Sweater-Transformation/
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 13:14:16 PDT
Reverse Tie-Dye http://www.instructables.com/id/Reverse-Tie-Dye/
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 20:53:18 PDT
Nintendo Gameboy Pocket Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Nintendo-Gameboy-Pocket-Wallet/
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 13:06:22 PDT
Zipper Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Zipper-Bag/
Zipper Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/W93O/I0LCQMFZ/F7CW93OI0LCQMFZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/W93O/I0LCQMFZ/F7CW93OI0LCQMFZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/W93O/I0LCQMFZ/F7CW93OI0LCQMFZ.SMALL.jpg Stephanie Soleil The favorite bag I've owned was a zipper messenger bag made by Zip It. I've had it for many many years and it's finally starting to get a little tired, so I thought why not make one myself?This design is definitely inspired by the Zip It look, but is not made to unravel in a continuous way... aside ...
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:10:16 PDT
DIY Robe Coat - With Pattern! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Robe-Coat-With-Pattern/
DIY Robe Coat - With Pattern! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/FUKL/I0LCNDR1/FT0FUKLI0LCNDR1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/FUKL/I0LCNDR1/FT0FUKLI0LCNDR1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/FUKL/I0LCNDR1/FT0FUKLI0LCNDR1.SMALL.jpg push_reset This is a coat that is super comfortable, easy to wear and easy(ish) to make. It's pattern is modeled after a robe, it includes a shawl collar, patch pockets, it doesn't have any closures and instead has a belt that you loosely tie around the waist. Robe coats are all over the Fall runway and a real...
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:04:26 PDT
multi-wood bowtie http://www.instructables.com/id/multi-wood-bowtie/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 19:47:30 PDT
Frayed Hem Top DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Frayed-Hem-Top-DIY/
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 13:29:58 PDT
Zipper Corset http://www.instructables.com/id/Zipper-Corset/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:43:38 PDT
Handmade wooden aviator sunglasses (no-laser cutter) http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-wooden-aviator-sunglasses-no-laser-cutter/
Handmade wooden aviator sunglasses (no-laser cutter) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/W3X3/I0C8YVN8/FNYW3X3I0C8YVN8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/W3X3/I0C8YVN8/FNYW3X3I0C8YVN8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/W3X3/I0C8YVN8/FNYW3X3I0C8YVN8.SMALL.jpg sir_ghattas For my brother's birthday i decided to make him of wooden aviators. Since I didn't have a laser cutter I had to do them by hand, so my pair may be a bit rough. Materials Sorry I didn't make pictures for this part but you'll be able to see what I used in later slides in more details.Tools:band saw...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 17:59:29 PDT
Nyan Cat Scarf Knitted http://www.instructables.com/id/Nyan-Cat-Scarf-Knitted/
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 18:14:10 PDT
Zip Up Laces http://www.instructables.com/id/Zip-Up-Laces/
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 10:23:04 PDT
Doctor Who Tardis Sneakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Doctor-Who-Tardis-Sneakers/
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:23:55 PDT
Elven Princess or Christmas Elf Ears Headband! http://www.instructables.com/id/Elven-Princess-or-Christmas-Elf-Ears-Headband/
Elven Princess or Christmas Elf Ears Headband! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/TL0O/I05F32CL/F50TL0OI05F32CL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/TL0O/I05F32CL/F50TL0OI05F32CL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/TL0O/I05F32CL/F50TL0OI05F32CL.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Elf Ears!Yes, an Elven ears headband!Whether a Christmas elf complete with stocking hat...Or an Elven Princess...these ears are the perfect accessory! Supplies You'll need:Aluminum foilPolymer oven bake clay in the desired colorrolling pinpoking devicefishing linemetal headband Make the Ear for...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:27:04 PDT
Crystal Beaded Purse http://www.instructables.com/id/Crystal-Beaded-Purse/
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 23:22:44 PDT
DIY Oversized T-Shirt : No-sew http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Oversized-T-Shirt-No-sew/
DIY Oversized T-Shirt : No-sew - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/XUP7/I0461XKC/FQHXUP7I0461XKC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/XUP7/I0461XKC/FQHXUP7I0461XKC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/XUP7/I0461XKC/FQHXUP7I0461XKC.SMALL.jpg push_reset This instructable will show you how to create a t-shirt using all the fabric in a given dimension AND without a sewing machine! Get Your Materials - 2 yards of medium-weight jersey at any width - if 54" or more, you can make another shirt!- Iron- Stitch Witchery - Measuring tape- Straight pins- ...
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:41:50 PDT
Faux Book Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Book-Wallet/
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:40:09 PDT
Lined Drawstring Backpack with Pocket http://www.instructables.com/id/Lined-Drawstring-Backpack-with-Pocket/
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:45:16 PDT
Tons of _______ Sequins: an experiment. Turning an old dress into something fabulous (with accessories) http://www.instructables.com/id/Tons-of-Fking-Sequins-experiment-Turning-an-old-dr/
Tons of _______ Sequins: an experiment. Turning an old dress into something fabulous (with accessories) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/M0WG/HZWJ5GBT/FWVM0WGHZWJ5GBT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/M0WG/HZWJ5GBT/FWVM0WGHZWJ5GBT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/M0WG/HZWJ5GBT/FWVM0WGHZWJ5GBT.SMALL.jpg thiagohersan I was commissioned by a friend to design her DJ’ing outfit. Her only requirement was that it incorporate some sequins. Inspiration To me, sequins+dancing = glam, so I started looking for some inspiration from David, Ney and Freddie. Liberace was also a very glittery person. I didn’t know that bef...
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 07:02:45 PDT
Stormtrooper Cut-Out Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Stormtrooper-Cut-Out-Shirt-1/
Stormtrooper Cut-Out Shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/212V/HZL3NXRC/F3G212VHZL3NXRC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/212V/HZL3NXRC/F3G212VHZL3NXRC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/212V/HZL3NXRC/F3G212VHZL3NXRC.SMALL.jpg LD_P Over the last while, one of the most popular crafts floating around the internet has been the skull cut-out shirt, such as this one by scoochmaroo. It's appeared on craft site after craft site, Pinterest board after Pinterest board, and I decided to give it a new, nerdy twist - converting the skull ...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 11:25:07 PDT
DIY Glittery Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Glittery-Shoes/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 10:26:46 PDT
Embellished Sunglasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Embellished-Sunglasses/
Embellished Sunglasses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/OM2P/HZI8XGKV/FYCOM2PHZI8XGKV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/OM2P/HZI8XGKV/FYCOM2PHZI8XGKV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/OM2P/HZI8XGKV/FYCOM2PHZI8XGKV.SMALL.jpg LD_P One of the most important summer essentials in any wardrobe is a pair of decent sunglasses. This method is a perfect, incredibly simple way to spruce up a pair of old glasses, creating an intricate, beautiful look from what are in reality just a pair of cheap plastic shades.For this project, you wil...
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 15:06:22 PDT
Open-Source 3D Printed Couture by XYZ Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Open-Source-3D-Printed-Couture-by-XYZ-Workshop/
Open-Source 3D Printed Couture by XYZ Workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/BVZN/HZGTCZXH/F4YBVZNHZGTCZXH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/BVZN/HZGTCZXH/F4YBVZNHZGTCZXH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/BVZN/HZGTCZXH/F4YBVZNHZGTCZXH.SMALL.jpg xyzworkshop On August 19th, 2014, XYZ Workshop partnered with Ultimaker to release an opensource fashion suite which includes a 3D Printed Wallet, 3D Printed Watch band and and entire couture dress called the inBloom Dress. These designs are all available for free on YouMagine.comThis Instructable is to provide...
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 21:51:56 PDT
Maternity to Non-Maternity Shirt Refashion http://www.instructables.com/id/Maternity-to-Non-Maternity-Shirt-Refashion/
Maternity to Non-Maternity Shirt Refashion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/G4P8/HZGT9CEQ/FQXG4P8HZGT9CEQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/G4P8/HZGT9CEQ/FQXG4P8HZGT9CEQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/G4P8/HZGT9CEQ/FQXG4P8HZGT9CEQ.SMALL.jpg fashemployed Beginner tutorial to make that maternity shirt a long-term staple in your closet after your done being pregnant. Cut Along Side Seam on Back of Shirt Turn the shirt inside out, so right sides are together. Cut up along each of the side seams just past the ruching, as shown below.In the photo, yo...
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:13:26 PDT
how to patch stretchy jeans http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-patch-stretchy-jeans/
how to patch stretchy jeans - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/AVSW/HZDYH965/FGWAVSWHZDYH965.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/AVSW/HZDYH965/FGWAVSWHZDYH965.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/AVSW/HZDYH965/FGWAVSWHZDYH965.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink I have a love/hate relationship with stretchy jeans. I love them because they fit my body type loads better than standard denim jeans, but they also have a tendency to rip much easier. Last month my two favorite pairs of jeans (that I've hemmed, tailored and added extra buttons to for the perfect fi...
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:19:54 PDT
JOIN OUR OPEN SOURCE ELEMENT DRESS! http://www.instructables.com/id/JOIN-OUR-OPEN-SOURCE-ELEMENT-DRESS/
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:34:40 PDT
Circle Skirt with Pockets - Midi-Length http://www.instructables.com/id/Midi-Length-Circle-Skirt-with-Pockets/
Circle Skirt with Pockets - Midi-Length - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/0RRA/HZ9O8F3O/FVM0RRAHZ9O8F3O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/0RRA/HZ9O8F3O/FVM0RRAHZ9O8F3O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/0RRA/HZ9O8F3O/FVM0RRAHZ9O8F3O.SMALL.jpg push_reset Fall is upon us. All you need to get by is a good comfortable skirt with places to put your stuff (pockets!).This skirt is made in midi-length, which is the length you will see down the runways and in the stores for Fall. Pantone's color of the season for Fall 2014 is Radiant Orchid. Pantone is alri...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 22:52:59 PDT
DIY Cat Purse Using Custom Photo http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Face-Purse-with-Custom-Image/
DIY Cat Purse Using Custom Photo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/CREM/HZ9O8FHK/FUHCREMHZ9O8FHK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/CREM/HZ9O8FHK/FUHCREMHZ9O8FHK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/CREM/HZ9O8FHK/FUHCREMHZ9O8FHK.SMALL.jpg push_reset Make your own cat purse and print custom fabric at home!I first spotted a cat face purse on a Japanese blog, as soon as I saw it, I quickly searched every corner of the nets and found it was a sold out design of a Japanese fashion label Ahcahcum Muchacha. Months after eyeing it and being unable to f...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 22:56:38 PDT
Polo Shirt Makeover http://www.instructables.com/id/Polo-Shirt-Makeover/
Polo Shirt Makeover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/Y8F9/HZ9O22HN/F7HY8F9HZ9O22HN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/Y8F9/HZ9O22HN/F7HY8F9HZ9O22HN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/Y8F9/HZ9O22HN/F7HY8F9HZ9O22HN.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Add some style to any polo shirt with a little fabric. Watch the video tutorial here! You'll need 1/4 yard of fabric that matches your shirtSewing machineStraight pinsNeedle and threadIron and ironing boardRuler and paper to make your patterns Create your pocket Make your pocket pattern in...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 06:19:45 PDT
Convertible Sun Hat Made from Strips of Fabric http://www.instructables.com/id/Convertible-Sun-Hat-Made-from-Strips-of-Fabric/
Convertible Sun Hat Made from Strips of Fabric - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/4B2Y/HZ88QK3L/F9I4B2YHZ88QK3L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/4B2Y/HZ88QK3L/F9I4B2YHZ88QK3L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/4B2Y/HZ88QK3L/F9I4B2YHZ88QK3L.SMALL.jpg SnazzyBot Summer is great, but without a sun hat and sunscreen, I would spend it looking like a lobster. I usually wear a military surplus bush hat, but I wanted something a little more... well, ladylike. One day I was sitting outside, waiting for someone I was supposed to meet. I had been wanting to make a s...
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 20:00:49 PDT
Make Bow Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Bow-Tie/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 13:18:48 PDT
Refashioned Maxi Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Refashioned-Maxi-Dress/
Refashioned Maxi Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/X7H4/HZ5DUHY7/FP1X7H4HZ5DUHY7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/X7H4/HZ5DUHY7/FP1X7H4HZ5DUHY7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/X7H4/HZ5DUHY7/FP1X7H4HZ5DUHY7.SMALL.jpg fashemployed From an old tank top to a new-to-you maxi dress! Gather Your Materials Materials:Tank top in knit jersey fabric (with similar stretch to the skirt so the two fabrics work together well)1.5 yards of knit jersey fabric (2 yards if you're much taller than 5'6")Scissors or a rotary cutterThread, need...
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:56:51 PDT
Updated Collar Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Updated-Collar-Tutorial/
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 18:14:37 PDT
Measuring Tape/Belt — A pocket reference for your waist http://www.instructables.com/id/Measuring-TapeBelt-A-pocket-reference-for-your-wai/
Measuring Tape/Belt — A pocket reference for your waist - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/62UA/HZ13H1GM/FD462UAHZ13H1GM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/62UA/HZ13H1GM/FD462UAHZ13H1GM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/62UA/HZ13H1GM/FD462UAHZ13H1GM.SMALL.jpg Robb The belt. Many of us wear them every day. I measure things nearly every day. There was a time in my life that I carried a 6'ft. tape measure with me every day, but I found it cumbersome. One day, when playing with a laser cutter it occurred to me that the belt is prefect real estate for a short tape...
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 06:31:37 PDT
Wearable LED Flower Brooch http://www.instructables.com/id/Wearable-LED-Flower-Brooch/
Wearable LED Flower Brooch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/O8VS/HYZX8J9N/F9PO8VSHYZX8J9N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/O8VS/HYZX8J9N/F9PO8VSHYZX8J9N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/O8VS/HYZX8J9N/F9PO8VSHYZX8J9N.SMALL.jpg YuKonstruct This project was created for YuKonstruct's first Build Night.YuKonstruct is the first makerspace in Canada's north. Our mission is to provide access to shared space, quality tools, available expertise, and a collaborative environment to help makers build anything!This pretty flower pin is easy to ma...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 19:38:02 PDT
Tie Dye Party! Learn to Tie Dye! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tie-Dye-Party-Learn-to-Tie-Dye/
Tie Dye Party! Learn to Tie Dye! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/4X7G/HYSISVJ9/FXQ4X7GHYSISVJ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/4X7G/HYSISVJ9/FXQ4X7GHYSISVJ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/4X7G/HYSISVJ9/FXQ4X7GHYSISVJ9.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Would you believe that I have never tie dyed before? Raise your hand if you have NEVER tie dyed before...I see some hands!Tulip tie dye is great! It's one step process makes it so easy to use! Dyes are permanent and color-fast...so they wont fade in the wash!This was my first go at it...and you kno...
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 09:59:29 PDT
Belt and Shoes Makeover http://www.instructables.com/id/Belt-and-Shoes-Makeover/
Belt and Shoes Makeover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/9G3B/HYLDO8BB/FZK9G3BHYLDO8BB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/9G3B/HYLDO8BB/FZK9G3BHYLDO8BB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/9G3B/HYLDO8BB/FZK9G3BHYLDO8BB.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Save some cash and makeover your old accessories with multi-surface paint for back to school! Watch the video tutorial here! You'll need Americana Multi-Surface Paints (in your favorite colors)Americana DuraClear Gloss Varnish DecoArt One Step Crackle Belts and shoes in need of a makeover Pa...
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Sat, 9 Aug 2014 06:27:10 PDT
Upcycling a Thrifted Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycling-a-Thrifted-Dress/
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 09:59:35 PDT
Sand pattern swimsuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Sand-pattern-swimsuit/
Sand pattern swimsuit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/HU45/HYHGDJGY/FC2HU45HYHGDJGY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/HU45/HYHGDJGY/FC2HU45HYHGDJGY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/HU45/HYHGDJGY/FC2HU45HYHGDJGY.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus A sandy swimsuits is usually not a good thing, but in this case it is! Show your style at the beach with a sand pattern swimsuit, a swimsuit with a stenciled sticky application on the fabric that reveals a custom pattern after lying in the sand. The sand can then be washed away simply by swimming in...
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 12:47:02 PDT
DIY No Sew One Shoulder Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-No-Sew-One-Shoulder-Shirt/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:46:42 PDT